The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 144 231 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.44% 13.93% 12.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.02% 53.35% 60.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 106 85
Average daily rate
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£315 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £350 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.75 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
369 433 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.18% 26.12% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 228 142
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -3 55 £308 +11.81% 27
Nottinghamshire -4 42 £321 +7.08% 27
Northamptonshire -11 24 £310 +24.00% 27
Derbyshire +8 12 £325 +30.00% 18
Lincolnshire -4 2 - - 9
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 277 (78.92%) C#
2 162 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 157 (44.73%) ASP.NET
4 133 (37.89%) JavaScript
5 129 (36.75%) HTML
6 119 (33.90%) SQL
7 107 (30.48%) MVC
8 103 (29.34%) CSS
9 86 (24.50%) jQuery
10 82 (23.36%) WCF
11 75 (21.37%) XML
12 67 (19.09%) Web Services
13 58 (16.52%) .NET Framework
14 56 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 49 (13.96%) WPF
17 48 (13.68%) Visual Studio
18 46 (13.11%) HTML5
19 42 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
20 39 (11.11%) Oracle
20 39 (11.11%) XSLT
21 38 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (10.54%) Windows
23 36 (10.26%) Ajax
24 35 (9.97%) VB.NET
25 32 (9.12%) CSS3
26 31 (8.83%) OO
27 29 (8.26%) Scrum
28 26 (7.41%) Finance
28 26 (7.41%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.99%) IIS
3 13 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.14%) CMS
6 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.57%) WordPress
7 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.57%) CICS
7 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.57%) Node.js
7 2 (0.57%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.28%) Moodle
8 1 (0.28%) Kentico
8 1 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.28%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.85%) Magento
4 2 (0.57%) Tridion
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Line 500
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) PaaS
2 2 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) LDAP
2 10 (2.85%) Intranet
3 6 (1.71%) Internet
4 5 (1.42%) HTTP
5 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.57%) Firewall
6 2 (0.57%) Modbus
6 2 (0.57%) DMZ
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.42%) DB2
8 5 (1.42%) OLAP
9 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.57%) MySQL
11 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.27%) NUnit
3 10 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.56%) MSTest
5 7 (1.99%) Subversion
6 6 (1.71%) Moq
7 5 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.85%) Selenium
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.85%) JSUnit
9 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.57%) Toad
9 2 (0.57%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.57%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.57%) Grunt
9 2 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.57%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.57%) Bower
9 2 (0.57%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.28%) NSubstitute
General
1 26 (7.41%) Finance
2 16 (4.56%) Retail
3 5 (1.42%) Marketing
4 4 (1.14%) Advertising
5 3 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.57%) Back Office
6 2 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) German Language
7 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 288 (82.05%) Developer
2 136 (38.75%) .NET Developer
3 124 (35.33%) C# Developer
4 82 (23.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (15.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 48 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.70%) Architect
8 20 (5.70%) Analyst
9 15 (4.27%) VB.NET Developer
10 13 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
11 12 (3.42%) WPF Developer
11 12 (3.42%) Technical Architect
12 10 (2.85%) C# Web Developer
12 10 (2.85%) Applications Developer
13 9 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (2.28%) SQL Developer
14 8 (2.28%) Web Applications Developer
15 7 (1.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (44.73%) ASP.NET
2 129 (36.75%) HTML
3 103 (29.34%) CSS
4 86 (24.50%) jQuery
5 82 (23.36%) WCF
6 75 (21.37%) XML
7 67 (19.09%) Web Services
8 58 (16.52%) .NET Framework
9 56 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (13.96%) WPF
11 46 (13.11%) HTML5
12 39 (11.11%) XSLT
13 36 (10.26%) Ajax
14 32 (9.12%) CSS3
15 26 (7.41%) WinForms
16 23 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 23 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (4.84%) Silverlight
18 17 (4.84%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.99%) N-Tier
2 7 (1.99%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.85%) Open Source
5 3 (0.85%) Smartcard
5 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.57%) Clustering
6 2 (0.57%) Statistics
6 2 (0.57%) RIA
7 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.28%) GIS
7 1 (0.28%) Replication
7 1 (0.28%) DTV
7 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.54%) Windows
2 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.71%) Linux
4 5 (1.42%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.57%) UNIX
7 2 (0.57%) SUSE
7 2 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (30.48%) MVC
2 38 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (8.83%) OO
4 29 (8.26%) Scrum
5 25 (7.12%) TDD
6 20 (5.70%) OOP
7 19 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 18 (5.13%) MVVM
8 18 (5.13%) Web Development
9 17 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (4.56%) CRM
10 16 (4.56%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.27%) SOA
12 14 (3.99%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (3.70%) UML
13 13 (3.70%) Software Engineering
13 13 (3.70%) Web Design
14 12 (3.42%) Workflow
15 10 (2.85%) Kanban
15 10 (2.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 277 (78.92%) C#
2 133 (37.89%) JavaScript
3 119 (33.90%) SQL
4 35 (9.97%) VB.NET
5 20 (5.70%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.56%) Java
7 14 (3.99%) PL/SQL
7 14 (3.99%) VB
8 11 (3.13%) XAML
8 11 (3.13%) C++
9 10 (2.85%) PHP
9 10 (2.85%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.28%) VBA
11 4 (1.14%) VB6
12 3 (0.85%) C
13 2 (0.57%) X++
13 2 (0.57%) Python
14 1 (0.28%) PHP5
14 1 (0.28%) VC++
14 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) BC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.99%) Degree
4 2 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.57%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) MCITP
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MCSE
5 1 (0.28%) MCSA
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Puppet
1 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (1.99%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.71%) SAP
5 5 (1.42%) Telerik
6 3 (0.85%) Zend
6 3 (0.85%) IBM
6 3 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.57%) Siemens
7 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.57%) Intel
7 2 (0.57%) Software AG
7 2 (0.57%) Splunk
7 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.28%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.28%) Tableau
8 1 (0.28%) RightFax
8 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £290 - £325 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £266
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £850 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300-342
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-125 Per Day
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 27 days ago